The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for SQL Server 2008 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 68 75
Rank change year-on-year -50 +7  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 68 147 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.94% 3.75% 3.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.05% 12.11% 9.85%
Number of salaries quoted 66 136 131
Median salary £43,750 £40,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.37% +8.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £48,400 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

SQL Server 2008 is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 1124 1214 1584
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 32.01% 30.98% 34.58%
Number of salaries quoted 982 999 1325
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing SQL Server 2008 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in West Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in West Yorkshire.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in West Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2008 in West Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -41 47 £43,750 +4.16% 13
Bradford -5 15 £47,500 +7.95%
Wetherby - 4 £33,250 -
Halifax -1 2 £37,500 -16.66% 2
SQL Server 2008
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 150 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 114 (76.00%) SQL
3 84 (56.00%) Microsoft
4 74 (49.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 52 (34.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 51 (34.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 47 (31.33%) T-SQL
8 45 (30.00%) Windows
9 44 (29.33%) SQL Server 2014
10 42 (28.00%) SQL Server 2005
11 39 (26.00%) C#
12 37 (24.67%) .NET
12 37 (24.67%) Windows Server 2008
13 33 (22.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 31 (20.67%) IIS
14 31 (20.67%) Windows Server
14 31 (20.67%) Performance Tuning
15 30 (20.00%) Citrix
16 28 (18.67%) MS Exchange
16 28 (18.67%) VMware
16 28 (18.67%) VMware Infrastructure
17 27 (18.00%) Disaster Recovery
18 26 (17.33%) Migration
18 26 (17.33%) SAN
18 26 (17.33%) Windows Server 2003
18 26 (17.33%) Active Directory
18 26 (17.33%) JavaScript
18 26 (17.33%) Windows Server 2012
19 25 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
19 25 (16.67%) Agile Software Development

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 31 (20.67%) IIS
2 28 (18.67%) MS Exchange
3 25 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 14 (9.33%) SharePoint
6 10 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
7 8 (5.33%) Skype for Business
8 4 (2.67%) CMS
8 4 (2.67%) WebLogic
9 3 (2.00%) EPiServer
9 3 (2.00%) Tomcat
9 3 (2.00%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.67%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.67%) Tuxedo
10 1 (0.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (8.67%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.67%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 21 (14.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.00%) Office 365
2 3 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (17.33%) SAN
2 18 (12.00%) VPN
3 16 (10.67%) NAS
4 9 (6.00%) Internet
5 7 (4.67%) DHCP
5 7 (4.67%) DNS
6 5 (3.33%) ISDN
6 5 (3.33%) VoIP
7 2 (1.33%) Firewall
7 2 (1.33%) IP Telephony
7 2 (1.33%) Skype
8 1 (0.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 150 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 74 (49.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 52 (34.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 51 (34.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 44 (29.33%) SQL Server 2014
6 42 (28.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 33 (22.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 25 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (8.67%) SQL Server 2016
10 7 (4.67%) MySQL
10 7 (4.67%) Power BI
11 6 (4.00%) Relational Database
12 5 (3.33%) Azure SQL Database
12 5 (3.33%) DB2
13 4 (2.67%) BusinessObjects
13 4 (2.67%) SAP Data Services
14 2 (1.33%) Data Mining
14 2 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
14 2 (1.33%) RDBMS
15 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 12 (8.00%) Visual Studio
2 10 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (2.67%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (2.00%) MSTest
4 3 (2.00%) NUnit
5 1 (0.67%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (5.33%) Finance
2 4 (2.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.33%) Legal
3 2 (1.33%) Marketing
4 1 (0.67%) Law
4 1 (0.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 67 (44.67%) DBA
2 61 (40.67%) SQL DBA
3 39 (26.00%) Administrator
3 39 (26.00%) Senior DBA
4 35 (23.33%) Senior SQL DBA
5 26 (17.33%) Developer
6 16 (10.67%) .NET Developer
6 16 (10.67%) Analyst
7 15 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
8 10 (6.67%) Senior Technical Engineer
9 9 (6.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (6.00%) Support Analyst
10 8 (5.33%) Active Directory Engineer
10 8 (5.33%) Citrix Engineer
10 8 (5.33%) Citrix Server Engineer
10 8 (5.33%) Exchange Engineer
10 8 (5.33%) SAN Engineer
10 8 (5.33%) Technical Analyst
11 7 (4.67%) SQL Analyst
12 6 (4.00%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (24.67%) .NET
2 20 (13.33%) XML
3 19 (12.67%) CSS
4 17 (11.33%) HTML
5 13 (8.67%) .NET Framework
6 12 (8.00%) ASP.NET
7 11 (7.33%) jQuery
8 8 (5.33%) Entity Framework
8 8 (5.33%) KnockoutJS
9 7 (4.67%) Razor View Engine
10 6 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (3.33%) AngularJS
11 5 (3.33%) HTML5
11 5 (3.33%) JSON
12 4 (2.67%) Raphaël
12 4 (2.67%) RequireJS
12 4 (2.67%) Sass
12 4 (2.67%) Web Services
13 3 (2.00%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 25 (16.67%) Clustering
2 21 (14.00%) Replication
3 20 (13.33%) Data Centre
4 9 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.67%) User Experience
6 3 (2.00%) e-Learning
6 3 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.00%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (2.00%) iPad
6 3 (2.00%) Private Cloud
6 3 (2.00%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.33%) Celerra
7 2 (1.33%) CLARiiON
7 2 (1.33%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.33%) iPhone
8 1 (0.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 45 (30.00%) Windows
2 37 (24.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (20.67%) Windows Server
4 26 (17.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 26 (17.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (14.00%) Linux
5 21 (14.00%) Unix
6 5 (3.33%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.67%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.67%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (20.67%) Performance Tuning
2 27 (18.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 26 (17.33%) Migration
4 25 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (16.67%) Scrum
5 22 (14.67%) Change Control
6 21 (14.00%) MVC
7 18 (12.00%) Capacity Management
7 18 (12.00%) Database Security
8 17 (11.33%) Business Intelligence
9 16 (10.67%) High Availability
9 16 (10.67%) Performance Management
9 16 (10.67%) Presales
10 15 (10.00%) Performance Improvement
11 14 (9.33%) Service Delivery
12 13 (8.67%) ETL
12 13 (8.67%) Technical Architecture
13 12 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
14 7 (4.67%) Load Balancing
14 7 (4.67%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 114 (76.00%) SQL
2 47 (31.33%) T-SQL
3 39 (26.00%) C#
4 26 (17.33%) JavaScript
5 15 (10.00%) PowerShell
6 8 (5.33%) VB.NET
7 6 (4.00%) VB
8 4 (2.67%) Java
9 3 (2.00%) R
10 2 (1.33%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 2 (1.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (5.33%) MCP
2 7 (4.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.33%) MCSE
4 3 (2.00%) Degree
5 1 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.67%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.33%) SLA
2 1 (0.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 28 (18.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (17.33%) Active Directory
3 20 (13.33%) XenApp
4 8 (5.33%) Hyper-V
5 6 (4.00%) vSphere
6 2 (1.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (5.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 8 (5.33%) Opsview
2 7 (4.67%) SCCM
3 3 (2.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (2.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (2.00%) WSUS
4 1 (0.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 84 (56.00%) Microsoft
2 30 (20.00%) Citrix
3 28 (18.67%) VMware
4 21 (14.00%) Dell Compellent
4 21 (14.00%) NetApp
5 16 (10.67%) CommVault
6 10 (6.67%) Civica
7 8 (5.33%) CheckPoint
7 8 (5.33%) Kaspersky
7 8 (5.33%) Nimble Storage
7 8 (5.33%) SAP
7 8 (5.33%) Symantec
8 6 (4.00%) Avaya
8 6 (4.00%) Cisco
9 5 (3.33%) IBM
10 4 (2.67%) Oracle
11 3 (2.00%) Google
11 3 (2.00%) Sitecore
11 3 (2.00%) Veeam
12 2 (1.33%) 3PAR
Leeds, Yorkshire
4it Recruitment
Salary: benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Modis International
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k- £50k + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + on site gym + free parking
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £48000 per annum, Benefits Macbook + Phone + Flexible Working
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
networx
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Networkers
Salary: £23000 - £27500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax
SSP Worldwide
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
Virtual College
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
Virtual College
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago